18.10 - 8.11.2020
Varna is one of the host cities of "Cinelibri". The 6th edition of the festival is under the slogan "Cultivation of emotions".
Proven to be the world’s first international book&movie festival, CineLibri is an extraordinary annual event, inspired by the fruitful interaction of arts – cinema and literature, in particular. It is held every autumn, and shows the best examples of film adaptations based on significant literary works, both contemporary and classic. The festival is an extremely important, independent showcase for high-quality European film productions and co-productions.
CineLibri encompasses official selection of competing films, parallel programme of films out of competition and a number of educational events, literary presentations, various panel discussions, workshops, masterclasses etc.
Official Selection in competition or the main program of the festival consists of talented literary adaptations for the big screen released during the last year or two. This section includes the nominations for best feature films based on books and completed during the last 2 years. All the selected titles in competition are national premieres. They are presented in prestigious movie theatres and art venues in Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna and other Bulgarian cities together with the literary works which had inspired the filmmakers.
They are located in the southeastern part of today’s Varna, further south of the Large Roman Thermae. They were built in the 3rd-6th...